In re Curcio

Ruling: 
Funds deposited in joint account for sole benefit of debtor's companion were not income so that debtor fell below mean income.
Procedural posture: 
The moving parties, creditors of the debtor who held a personal injury claim against the debtor after a car accident, filed a motion to dismiss the case for abuse pursuant to 11 U.S.C.S. § 707(b)(1), asserting that a $14,000 check deposited in an account jointly titled with the debtor should have been included in the debtor's current monthly income (CMI) calculation.
Issue: 
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Consumer case opionion summary, case decided on April 22,2008, LexisNexis #0608-081